Please visit the Housing Not War page [ ARCHIVED ]and sign the declaration [ ARCHIVED ] for Housing, not War!
Some alternative news sources:
Common Dreams Newscentre
Also check out:
www.fyfb.com – a local community food bank – I've done some volunteer work there
www.planetgeek.ca – a volunteer community project I co-founded in 2004, still going strong!
www.avaaz.org – taking action on global issues